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Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet per second to knots is 0.59248380129641, which means that 1 foot per second is equal to 0.59248380129641 knots:

1 ft/s = 0.59248380129641 kt

To convert 388.4 feet per second into knots we have to multiply 388.4 by the conversion factor in order to get the velocity amount from feet per second to knots. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft/s → 0.59248380129641 kt

388.4 ft/s → V(kt)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the velocity V in knots:

V(kt) = 388.4 ft/s × 0.59248380129641 kt

V(kt) = 230.12070842352 kt

The final result is:

388.4 ft/s → 230.12070842352 kt

We conclude that 388.4 feet per second is equivalent to 230.12070842352 knots:

388.4 feet per second = 230.12070842352 knots

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 knot is equal to 0.0043455454611219 × 388.4 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 388.4 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.0043455454611219 knots.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that three hundred eighty-eight point four feet per second is approximately two hundred thirty point one two one knots:

388.4 ft/s ≅ 230.121 kt

An alternative is also that one knot is approximately zero point zero zero four times three hundred eighty-eight point four feet per second.

Conversion table

feet per second to knots chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from feet per second to knots

feet per second (ft/s) knots (kt)
389.4 feet per second 230.713 knots
390.4 feet per second 231.306 knots
391.4 feet per second 231.898 knots
392.4 feet per second 232.491 knots
393.4 feet per second 233.083 knots
394.4 feet per second 233.676 knots
395.4 feet per second 234.268 knots
396.4 feet per second 234.861 knots
397.4 feet per second 235.453 knots
398.4 feet per second 236.046 knots